Add STEM to your summer with these off-the-charts invention ideas

Imagine. Create. Invent.

July 17, 2017

We’re in the full swing of summer! At littleBits HQ, we’ve declared this the summer of inventing. Let’s celebrate the season with 8-bit jukeboxes, smart-controlled AC units, and Bitsy tiki torches.

What are you inventing this season? Get inspired by these 6 ideas.

1. Explorer Light

Illuminate your summer adventures with this handy light!

2. Self-cooling Hat

Keep cool while hiking or playing outdoors with this clever and Bitsy hat.

3. Little Jet Pack

Anyone want to meet on the moon for lunch? These recycled household items come together to blast you into unlimited space missions.

4. Take-Out Tiki Torch

Want to impress the guests at your next summer celebration? Grab a few Bits and the box from your last Chinese-food delivery and get making!

5. 8-bit Jukebox

Take an Arduino Bit and make a groovy jukebox for all of your summer dance parties. Get down and boogie. Keep the party going with Synth Kit, the Bluetooth Low Energy Bit, and our Dance-trument.

6. Smart AC Unit

With the cloudBit, you can monitor and control the temperature of your home remotely. How cool is that? And, if you’re traveling or heading to camp, you can engineer an AC Backpack to beat the heat.

Got more summer invention ideas? Share them on our invention page!


Stephanie Valente
Content Manager